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EMCC grad celebrates 3 years with Phoenix PD and couldn’t be happier

Mon, 2019-08-19 14:41
    Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of EMCC On The Job stories we’ll bring you over the summer highlighting some of EMCC’s former

EMCC employees warm-up students’ seats during Day of Learning

Wed, 2019-08-14 16:05
The Fall Semester hasn’t even started yet, but learning already has. Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) held its annual All Employee

‘I came into this college as a young adult and I got to walk out a man’

Wed, 2019-08-07 12:22
Jaihlen Cooper grew exponentially during his two years at Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC). The recent grad, the first male in his family

EMCC grad finds passion in cyber security profession

Wed, 2019-08-07 12:10
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of EMCC On The Job stories we’ll bring you over the summer highlighting some of EMCC’s former students

STEM Summer Bridge Grant changes lives at EMCC

Tue, 2019-07-16 12:46
Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) recently secured another grant that is already changing lives. Ten high school graduates, some of whom

EMCC grad lands dream job at Disneyworld

Mon, 2019-06-24 09:00
  Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of EMCC On The Job stories we’ll bring you over the summer highlighting some of EMCC’s former

Lizards and spiders and snakes, oh my!

Thu, 2019-06-20 18:02
Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of sustainability stories we’ll bring you over the summer. From our burrowing owl habitat and

Juneteenth: The day the Emancipation Proclamation really took effect

Wed, 2019-06-19 11:06
Today is Juneteenth, a holiday celebrating the end of slavery in the United States. Not to be confused with the Emancipation Proclamation, which was

Estrella Mountain Community College Names New President

Mon, 2019-06-17 08:38
Current VP of Learning, Dr. Rey Rivera, to take the helm July 1  Following a comprehensive nationwide search, Estrella Mountain Community College (

EMCC thanks troops, veterans, new recruits, & first responders

Tue, 2019-06-04 11:37
Seventy-two deployed troops, veterans, new recruits, and first responders will get well-deserved thank yous from the Estrella Mountain Community

Eat your vegetables: EMCC’s garden going gangbusters!

Tue, 2019-06-04 09:18
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of sustainability stories we’ll bring you over the summer. From our burrowing owl habitat and

1st-year EMCC golfer qualifies for nationals

Mon, 2019-06-03 14:45
At the beginning of the golf season, Alea Andrade had one goal: to qualify for nationals. “From the start of the season, it was always in the

Internship helps EMCC student land job at Wells Fargo

Wed, 2019-05-29 17:09
Amy Martinez is going places. The former Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) and current Rio Salado Community College student has already

EMCC is walking on sunshine; solar panels go live

Wed, 2019-05-29 10:58
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of sustainability stories we’ll bring you over the summer. From our burrowing owl habitat and

Build it and they will come: Burrowing owls call EMCC home

Fri, 2019-05-24 10:01
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of sustainability stories we’ll bring you over the summer. From our burrowing owl habitat and

Estrella Mountain’s 23rd Annual Commencement Ceremony celebrates graduates

Fri, 2019-05-10 16:56
For many people in the Valley of the Sun, it started out just like any other typical Friday. They woke up, got ready for work, and thought about how

Twins with rare, genetic disorder to sing the national anthem at EMCC graduation

Wed, 2019-05-08 17:04
Estrella Mountain Community College students Crystal and Candice Sipe love to sing. “Singing is something we’ve done forever,” Crystal said. “We

EMCC plays big part in high school students earning full-ride scholarships

Wed, 2019-05-08 13:48
Hard work and dedication have paid off for Cameron Decker and Sarah Wilson. The Arizona Agribusiness & Equine Center (AAEC) high school students

EMCC President and Devoted Community Leader Dr. Ernest Lara Announced Retirement

Wed, 2019-05-08 08:31
Dr. Ernest “Ernie” Lara, who has served as president of Estrella Mountain Community College (EMCC) for nearly 12 years, announced his retirement in